Upcoming Events

Bringing Life and Hope to Kids Exposed to Toxic Stress including Substance Abuse - December 10, 2014

This webinar will discuss the health and social impact of toxic stress, including family substance abuse on children.  Providers will learn how to identify ways that they and their community can change the trajectory of children exposed to toxic stress.

Late Registration - Adult / Adolescent Sexual Assault Examiner Training (Online)
Web-Based Training

This event is for late registrations for the Nov 3- Jan 9 web based SAE course

Sexual Assault Examiner Training (Classroom-Based) in Phoenix, AZ
SAE Training

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants are invited to attend this five-day, classroom-based sexual assault examiner (SAE) training. Participants will learn the elements of conducting comprehensive adult/adolescent medical forensic examinations in cases involving sexual assault. This 40 hour classroom-based course will cover topics including:

Sexual Assault Examiner Clinical Skills Training in Anchorage, AK
Clinical Training
Anchorage, Alaska

January 15, 2015 - January 16, 2015


October 6, 2014

Forensic equipment is available to IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian healthcare facilities at no cost from the Indian Health Service. Forensic equipment consists of a high-quality digital camera, a laptop installed with Second Opinion software, a tripod, camera lenses, and other accessories housed in a durable storage case. Colposcopes are also available. To receive equipment, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TGYMNSN and complete the form.

September 3, 2013

The Division of Behavioral Health (DBH) at IHS is pleased to announce the launch of its new forensic healthcare Web site.

June 18, 2013

The Tribal Forensic Healthcare Training project is excited to announce the upcoming schedule of Sexual Assault Examiner Classroom Trainings and Clinical Skills Trainings. These multi-day trainings run from September 2013 - February 2014, and are open to registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants.  Scholarships are available!  Click to read more.

May 10, 2013

For recorded sessions on how to install your forensic equipment and basic tips for using the digital camera and colposcope, visit Second Opinion’s File Sharing Portal at: https://files.secondopinion.net/fs/v.aspx?v=8b6f62889c666eb96f97